John Osborne

Age: 91
Born: November 11, 1928
Died: June 24, 2020

Obituary

sborne, John (Jack) Edward, adored father, beloved grandfather and great grandfather, aged 91, passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, June 24th 2020. He was preceded in death by his wife of 64 years, Dorothy Mary Osborne and his parents, John and Lillian Osborne.

He is survived by his daughter, Geri (Dale) Besl; grandchildren, Michael (Blair) Murawski, Brian (Kayla) Newton, Jessica (Robert) MacKendrick, John Newton and Elisabeth Smith and greatgrandchildren, Chase, Bella, Bobby, Felicity, Lukas, Lily, Dorian, Aria, Skye and Autumn.

A longtime resident of Dearborn, Michigan and retiree of the City of Dearborn where he worked in various departments. He loved telling stories, joking around, history, animals, Shakespeare, Johnny Cash and John Wayne.

He will be missed by his nieces, nephews, cousins, neighbors and friends. He was a kind, gentle soul with a sweet disposition and loving heart always willing to help someone in need.

A celebration of life will take place in Dearborn, Michigan at a date to be determined in the fall.

The family would like to acknowledge the kind, loving and respectful care he received from his nurses at Hospice of Dayton.

John Osborne

Age: 91
Born: November 11, 1928
Died: June 24, 2020
  • Maria Bartell
    Relationship: Friend

    Geri, sending you and your family my deepest sympathy on the loss of your Dad. Hold onto your memories for comfort, lean on your family and friends for strength, and know that you now have another angel watching over you.

  • Pati Besl
    Relationship: Dale’s sister

    He will be missed Geri and Dale. I know he appreciated all that you did for him in love.

  • Eileen Waldeck
    Relationship: Sister-in-law of my

    Geri, Jack was always so sweet, kind and content when he was around us at family functions. He didn't complain about anything and just liked being around other people. We are sorry for your loss. He will be missed. I'm keeping all of you in my prayers.

  • Sue Alviani
    Relationship: Neighbor

    John was the best neighbor you could ask for. Was very kind and helpful to my Mother. Not a mean bone in his body. Rest in peace Jack.

John Osborne

John Osborne

Age: 91
Born: November 11, 1928
Died: June 24, 2020